FileMaker Command - Get(LayoutViewState)


Igeek take a look at this FileMaker database command.

Get(LayoutViewState)
Returns a number representing the currently active file view.

Format 
Get ( LayoutViewState )

Parameters 
None

Data type returned 
number

Originated in version 
6.0 or earlier

Description 
Returns:

• 0 (zero) if the database file is in Form View

• 1 if the database file is in List View

• 2 if the database file is in Table View
If there are multiple windows open in the current file, each window can have its own layout view state value, but results are returned for only the foreground window.

igeek are based in Weston-super-Mare and develop Claris / FileMaker database software for clients in Bristol and the South West of England.


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